Cover photo for Marvin Woodrow Carmine, Jr.'s Obituary
Marvin Woodrow Carmine, Jr. Profile Photo
1946 Marvin 2022

Marvin Woodrow Carmine, Jr.

April 2, 1946 — September 9, 2022

   Marvin Woodrow Carmine, Jr., 76, of Hertford, NC, passed away Friday, September 9, 2022 in Hertford Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center.

   Mr. Carmine was born in Pasquotank County on April 2, 1946, and was the son of the late Marvin Woodrow Carmine, Sr. and Bessie Doris Horner Carmine. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Ed Garrison.

   Retired as a Sheet Metal Fabricator with Civil Service following 30 years of employment, he was a dedicated follower of Jesus Christ and faithful member of Fountain of Life Church. Other enjoyments included his love of fishing.

   Surviving is his wife of 42 years, Ruby Watson Derrickson Carmine; seven children, Peggy Wisswell (Ron), Bobby Carmine, Linda Baker (Tommy), Charles Derrickson (Kim), Bruce Derrickson (Donna), Russell Derrickson (Holly), and Christine Harbin (Austin); a sister, Linda Garrison; a brother, David Carmine (Harriett); 11 grandchildren, Audrey Albertoni, Shane Albertoni, T.J. Baker, Ashley Robbins, Desiree Jeandell, Cathy Short, Rodney Derrickson, Sara Mammolita, Maci Biener, Hanna Derrickson, and Addy Harbin; and 12 great-grandchildren.

   Funeral services will be held Monday at 11:00 a.m. in Fountain of Life Church, Elizabeth City, and will be conducted by Pastor Hans Hess. Friends may visit with the family in the church immediately following the service. A private burial will be in New Hollywood Cemetery.

   Memorial contributions may be made to the Fountain of Life Missions Ministry, PO Box 2028, Elizabeth City, NC 27906.

   Miller & Van Essendelft Funeral and Cremation Providers, 1125 Harvey Point Road, Hertford, is assisting the family with arrangements, and online condolences may be made by visiting

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Marvin Woodrow Carmine, Jr., please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Monday, September 12, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 2

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree